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5 Times Scientists Have Suspiciously Died After Making Big Discoveries

5 Times Scientists Have Suspiciously Died After Making Big Discoveries

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Okay, say you're the leader of a country and a few scientists discover something that could change the world. You could bribe the researchers to keep their mouths shut, but wouldn't it be easier just to kill them?I'm not saying that this happens a lot, but there has definitely been some shadiness afoot over the years. Let's take a look at five eyebrow-raising cases of scientists dying after making important discoveries. 1. GEC-Marconi Scientists Wikipedia Back in the '80s, Ronald Reagan introduced an ambitious defense program called Strategic Defense Initiative (nicknamed Star Wars), which was designed to shoot lasers at incoming missiles from space should the Russians attack. Between 1982 and 1990, 25 British scientists who worked for GEC-...